Birthdate: March 26, 1968
Birthplace: Luttrell, TN
Nickname: Bubba, or the short form 'Buh'; name given to him by his sister.
Parents: David Chesney, an elementary school teacher and Karen Chandler, who co-owns a beauty salon.
Sibling: Younger sister, Jennifer Chandler
Musical Family: His mother and her twin sister Sharon were regulars on an East Tennessee gospel radio show.
Fav Movie: Forrest Gump
Fav Book: The Firm
Fav TV Show: Friends
Fav Color: Blue
Fav Foods: Macaroni and tomatoes, fried potatoes, peanut butter, ice cream, his mom's vegetable soup and corn bread.
Influences: Keith Whitley, George Strait, Trisha Yearwood, Shelby Lynne, Alan Jackson, Phil Collins, Elvis Presley
Fav Sports: Football, Baseball, NASCAR races.
Fav Teams: University of Tennessee Volunteers, Chicago Cubs, Atlanta Braves, LA Dodgers.